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Bure participates in new share issue in Dimension
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Oct. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Bure Equity (Other OTC:BRVVF): Dimension's Board of Directors has decided to implement a new share issue for approximately SEK 40M with a right of preference for the company's shareholders. The issue is subject to approval by an Extraordinary General Meeting.
Gambro chosen for Dow Jones Sustainability World Index
STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Gambro AB (OtherOTC:GAMOF) (Other OTC:GAMBF), a leading international medical technology and healthcare company, today announced that it has been chosen for the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index family based on the company's ability to balance environmental excellence, social responsibility and financial success.
Nobel Biocare -- Interim Report 3, 2003
GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Oct. 22, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Nobel Biocare (Other OTC:NBCHF) (Stockholm:NOBE): Positive growth momentum and continued profitability increase in Q3 2003. Revenue was up 17.4% in local currencies excluding sales of the discontinued Gore products in the third quarter; 14.3% in local currencies including Gore products. Profit from operations (EBIT), before restructuring expenses in 2002, increased by 15.7% and amounted to EUR 16.2 million in the third quarter.
Drowning Under Pressure -- New Novel Offers Gritty, Authentic Portrayal of the Modern Life of Teenagers
DALLAS and BOULDER, Colo., Oct. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Growing up isn't what it used to be. Recent studies show that the life of an average teenager is becoming increasingly more stressful, with pressures to succeed from parents and from media and peers to experiment and explore urges. Phillip Benningfield takes readers inside the life of a modern teenager and his friends as they navigate a world of sex, drugs and school demands in the new novel, The Cry of Them (now available through 1stBooks).
Malachite Lion -- A novel featuring an unplanned adventure in East Africa
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Oct. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Libraries are full of travel books on Africa, but Malachite Lion, (now available through 1stBooks) by Richard Modlin, is a superb narrative of an unplanned adventure, a modern odyssey that recounts the mysteries and paradoxes of East Africa. Travel writer William Chapman says, "The attention to detail is superb. This book will be a great primer for anyone planning a trip to East Africa."
Help from Dr. Selma -- Author offers explanation of Bible to include gay, lesbian, biaffectionate, transgendered community
DETROIT, Oct. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- "For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son that whosoever believeth in Him shall not perish but have everlasting life," John 3:16. This is one of the most well-known Bible passages of all time, and author Selma Massey stresses that there are no exceptions to this Scripture. In her new book, Dr. Selma! Help (now available through 1stBooks), she explains how lesbian, gay, "biaffectionate" and transgendered (LGBT) people are equally loved in God's eyes.
A Fearless Dreamer - New Book of Poetry Explores the Emotions in Relationships
SAN DIEGO, Oct. 21, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Dreams are the playground for the subconscious, people's hidden desires and thoughts. Poetry is the release of raw emotion, and the very essence of these feelings is forever stained on paper. The new e-Book, Fearless Dreamer (now available through 1stBooks), by Harold E. Wheeler, is a culmination of the two, an expression of subconscious desires and the feelings they awaken within.